The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 22 23 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Java 17 17 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 9.94% 8.37% 17.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 13.82% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 28
Average salary £47,500 £39,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.25% -15.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,350 £23,000 £35,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Java
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
102 123 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 59.65% 60.59% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 84 108 97
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Java
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region.

Java Salary Trend in Croydon

Java
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Croydon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 9 (39.13%) C#
4 9 (39.13%) OO
4 9 (39.13%) Degree
5 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
6 7 (30.43%) Web Services
7 6 (26.09%) J2EE
7 6 (26.09%) JSP
8 5 (21.74%) VB6
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) HTML
8 5 (21.74%) CSS
8 5 (21.74%) COBOL
8 5 (21.74%) VB
8 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
8 5 (21.74%) SDLC
9 4 (17.39%) REST
9 4 (17.39%) Guidewire
9 4 (17.39%) Data Quality
9 4 (17.39%) Build Automation
9 4 (17.39%) Ant
9 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) Linux
9 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
9 4 (17.39%) OOD
9 4 (17.39%) Subversion
9 4 (17.39%) Retail

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Ant
1 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Data Analyst
6 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Quality Analyst
6 4 (17.39%) Data Quality Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Consultant
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Java Web Developer
9 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Junior C# .NET Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) JSP
2 6 (26.09%) J2EE
3 5 (21.74%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) CSS
4 4 (17.39%) Spring
4 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 4 (17.39%) REST
5 3 (13.04%) SAML
5 3 (13.04%) XACML
5 3 (13.04%) Java EE
5 3 (13.04%) .NET
6 2 (8.70%) XML
6 2 (8.70%) XSLT
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.35%) LINQ
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.04%) Physics
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) OO
3 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
4 5 (21.74%) SDLC
5 4 (17.39%) Build Automation
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 4 (17.39%) OOD
6 3 (13.04%) SOA
6 3 (13.04%) UML
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.04%) Identity Management
6 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Information Security
6 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
6 3 (13.04%) System Testing
7 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) C#
4 5 (21.74%) COBOL
4 5 (21.74%) VB
4 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
4 5 (21.74%) VB6
5 3 (13.04%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) Delphi
6 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Guidewire
2 3 (13.04%) Sun
2 3 (13.04%) ForgeRock
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) hybris
3 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago